The Sedona Conference Working Group 12 Inaugural Meeting 2018

Monday, November 5, 2018 - 8:30am to Tuesday, November 6, 2018 - 1:00pm
The Loews Hollywood Hotel - Los Angeles, CA
United States


Chair James Pooley of James Pooley PLC, Vice-Chair Vicki Cundiff of Paul Hastings, and distinguished judges, government officials, technology experts, outside counsel (both employment and litigation), and in-house counsel will lead a document-based dialogue to advance the WG12 commentary drafting team efforts on the following topics:

  1. Identification of Trade Secrets
  2. The Employee Life Cycle Relating to Trade Secrets
  3. Governance and Management of Trade Secrets
  4. Equitable Remedies in Trade Secret Disputes
  5. Monetary Remedies in Trade Secret Disputes
  6. Protecting Trade Secrets in Litigation About Them
  7. Trade Secret Issues Across International Borders
  8. Judicial Roundtable

For detailed agenda, listing all panel topics and currently confirmed dialogue leaders for each, click here.

This Meeting, and all of WG12's efforts leading up to it, will continue the in-depth dialogue from our invitation-only regular-season conference in Scottsdale last December (for previous program page, click here).

Please be advised that participation in our Sedona WG12 efforts, as with all of our Sedona Working Group efforts, requires membership in our Sedona Working Group Series (WGS).

Dialogue Leaders

Buchanan Ingersoll & Rooney
O'Melveny & Myers LLP
US District Court
Elbit Systems of America
Greenfield, Harrington & Southwick L.L.P.
Hopkinton, MA
Paul Hastings LLP
University of Houston Law Center
Robert Bosch LLC
Fisher Phillips
Atlanta, GA
Feldman & Latham, LLP
FTI Consulting
Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati
FisherBroyles, LLP
Faegre Baker Daniels
Jones Day
Cleveland, OH
Crowell & Moring LLP
Washington, DC
Los Angeles, CA
Cornerstone Research
Bailey Cavalieri
Genomics Institute of the Novartis Research Foundation
Seyfarth Shaw LLP
Chicago, IL
Procopio LLP
Holland & Knight
Meland Russin & Budwick, P.A.
Miami, FL
Paul Hastings LLP
Washington, DC
Pelletier Law, LLC
James Pooley a Professional Law Corporation
Competition Dynamics
University of Florida Levin College of Law
Southern Illinois University School of Law
U.S. District Court, Central District of California
Santa Ana, CA
Corning Incorporated
Washington, DC
Seyfarth Shaw LLP
Boston, MA
Harris County District Court
Houston, TX
The Sedona Conference
Phoenix, AZ

Agenda Items

Time Session Panelists
5:30 pm to 7:30 pmWelcome Reception